Michael Trigg

The opinion of a 77-year-old white male

If any people have the right to gloat over the way they handled COVID 19 it is New Zealanders led by a youthful, female prime minister.

But the country’s PM didn’t gloat over the successful suppression of COVID 19 unless you call doing…

What you get when you mix adventuresome boys, an old barn and ghosts.

The little town of Maple Bay was as run down as any town could be in the time following the recession. There were a few businesses still open such as Gus’s Hardware and Milly’s Cafe. …

I am sure that many people do not listen to what comes out of their own mouths.

I was listening to an interview with the Canadian minister of the environment (secretary of the environment in the USA) the other day and I am sure he was not listening to what he was saying. Two examples. He spoke of “fighting” global warming. …

If you have a story to tell, Medium is a great place to get feedback on your writing skills — or lack of.

For the past eight years, I have been writing business plans, technical books and other business material — dry, uninspiring but providing cash flow. There have always been story ideas, poems and such floating around in my brain so Medium provided an outlet.

I do not write on Medium for…

Michael Trigg

Jack of all trades and master of none. I’ve been all of these and more: Mechanic, welder, sales rep, TV producer, production manager, insurance agent & more.

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